Special 4-H Project
Discovering the World of Insects
Entomology 4-H Naturespace Activities
University of Wisconsin-Extension Publication 4-H 338
Contains several activity modules, including insect identification, making collecting equipment, and preparing an insect collection.
Biological Control of Insects and Mites: An Introduction to Beneficial Natural Enemies and Their Use in Pest Management
Dan Mahr and Nino Ridgway
North Central Regional Extension Publication 481
A 91-page primer on biological control. Includes color photographs of common natural enemies.
A Field Guide to the Insects
(Peterson Field Guide Series)
Donald Borror and Richard White
More than 1300 illustrations (color plates and line drawings) representing 579 families of insects.
Destructive and Useful Insects
C.L. Metcalf, W.P. Flint and R.L. Metcalf
McGraw-Hill Book Company
An entomology textbook that describes insect pests of important crops, but also includes a chapter on "The value of insects to man."
Biological Control by Natural Enemies
Cambridge University Press
The history of biological control, with many stories of successful implementation.
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Vol. II No. 6
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